India vs South Africa First Test: Players To Watch Out

The India vs South Africa test series will start off with the first match on November 5th at Mohali. India will be eager to make a statement after losing out in the T20 and ODI series’ when South Africa will be looking to pile up the pressure by winning the Test Series as well. It’s

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India vs. South Africa: First Test Match Preview

After thrilling cricketing fans with T20 and ODI action, the India vs. South Africa series is all set to venture into Test Matches. The first test match between the two nations will kick off on November 5th at Mohali and both teams will be looking to get the upper hand. India, who lost out both

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Rohit Sharma Shines, But Proteas Seal 5 Run Win In 1st ODI

For nearly 46 overs during their chase of a target of 304, India looked set to bag a victory. Imran Tahir came into the attack in the 47th over and turned the game on its head. Both Rohit Sharma and Suresh Raina fell prey to Tahir’s guile and India were never quite able to recover

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Khel Ratna And Arjuna Awards: 2015 Awardees

It’s that time of the year when you acknowledge the presence of our sporting heroes. The annual Arjuna awards were conferred last Saturday, at the Rashtrapati Bhavan, and the awardees included greats from wrestling to gymnastics to kabaddi. After much hue and cry, tennis pro Sania Mirza was awarded a well-deserved Khel Ratna.   Sports Rediscovered

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Cheteshwar Pujara, Mishra Take India To 292/8 On Day 2

‘Comeback man’ Cheteshwar Pujara notched up his 7th Test century on Day 2 of the 3rd Test between India and Sri Lanka. His unbeaten 135, along with a fighting 59 from Amit Mishra, helped India stay afloat in the match after being reduced to 180/7 in the post lunch session. However, the rain gods continued

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2nd test India Vs SriLanka Day 4 Key Moments

With sizable lead of 157 runs  and nine wickets in hand, India was in a commanding position at start of Day 4 of 2nd test between India Vs SriLanka. Ending Day 3 on a high ensured India had clear momentum going into Day 4. They were hoping to get two good sessions with bat to

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Sangakkara Signs off, Rahane Ton Steal Spotlight: Day 4

The result of the second test match between India and Sri Lanka took a back seat on Day four as Kumar Sangakkara, who played his last international innings stole the spotlight. For India, it was Ajinkya Rahane who silenced his critics with a fine century. Good start for India on Day 4: Murali Vijay’s 11th Test

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Arjuna Award Nominations 2015

A public recognition of outstanding endeavours on the Indian sporting map – this is why the Arjuna Awards are so important. This year, 17 sportspersons from athletics to hockey to cricket have been nominated for the prestigious award. Sports Rediscovered takes a look at the recommendations, and why they make deserving candidates. 1. Sandeep Kumar (Archery)

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Indian Test Cricket: Familiar Problems Persist

The highest successful 4th innings run chase in the history of Test cricket at Galle, in Sri Lanka happens to be just 99. However, this falls woefully short of justifying India’s agonising 63 run defeat to the hosts in the 1st Test. After having dominated the Test match for the better part of the first

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India vs Sri Lanka: Top 4 Indian Players To Watch Out For

The India vs Sri Lanka test series is all set to kick off. The teams will play three test matches in the 2015 series and there is a lot at stake. It will be a comparatively new Indian side for the series and there are certain players that deserve some special attention. Amit Mishra Amit

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